Category Archives: sermon

Sunday Sermon: A Holy Helper – John 14:15-21

Yesterday, we held an elders’ retreat here at the church. We’re working on a few important ideas about how to strengthen our church’s commitment to Christ, His Kingdom, and His ministry in this part of Knoxville. It was an important … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon: Hearing His Voice John 10:1-10

Someone broke into a car in our neighborhood last week. It happened during the day when the subdivision was empty and quiet. The thieves broke the lock and stole some important items out of the car. No one heard or … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Dream Maker

The first time that I came across Dr. Martin Luther King Jr was through a BBC documentary that I happened to be watching one Sunday night. I was a teenager then, so it must have been about five years after … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon: Touching God

John 20:19-29       Jesus confronts Thomas   It was just an ordinary day back in Maybole, Scotland. I had been making house calls in the village of Dunure, which was about 9 miles away from the manse. I was heading home … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Party On

Last Sunday, we had one of our best Easter services ever. A lot of families were in town and it was great to see them sitting together in the pews, praising God for the resurrection of Christ. It was a … Continue reading

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An Easter Message for Our Town

The apostle Peter was one of the first witnesses to see Christ’s empty tomb. it changed his life forever. Fifty days after Christ was resurrected, Peter preached a short sermon to the people in Jerusalem which caused thousands to repent of … Continue reading

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Political Cartoons: Bashing Obama

The economy is failing; soldiers are being killed in Iraq; and the dollar is almost dead… …Get real CNN and the rest of the media. Instead of dredging up trash, talk about the real news…we’re heading into another Depression!

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